Hot Topics in Special Education Law

Production Date: October 19, 2015 Practice Areas: Education Law and Public Interest Law Estimated Length: 3649 minutes


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With the identification and acceptance of more learning impairments and other mental and emotional disabilities, there has been an increase in the number of children who require special education. In these cases, there are several important legal consequences that affect the child, the family, and the school district.  


Here, Professor Mary Noe of St. John’s University addresses the litany of legal issues involved with special education law, including IDEA and resources available under the law. Professor Noe explores relevant Supreme Court decisions in addition to offering practical advice on how to tackle these matters.  


Learning Objectives:

I.     Understand the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) 

II.    Recognize the applications of the Individualized Education Program (IEP)

III.   Establish the legal requirements of Special Education Related Services

IV.   Identify the need for impartial hearings when reviewing IEPs 

V.    Address the need for tuition reimbursement when children are placed in private schools 

Allen B.
Staten Island, NY

Good overview.

Jeremy S.
Garrison, NY


Lawrence W.
Cleveland, OH


J Thomas S.
Houston, TX

Excellent program. Information very timely and helpful.

Lourdes C.
Flemington, NJ

Tremendous resource. All special education parties (school & parents) should watch this

Victoria W.
Brooklyn, NY

Great CLE!

Stephen K.

Practical and helpful and a good blend of practice and law.

Evanthia C.
New York, NY


Paul S.
Wharton, TX

Very interesting presentation!

Adria B.
Gainesville, VA

Informative, thorough, and excellent. Well done!

Gordon R.
Prospect, KY

Excellent presentation; very informative

David S.
Merrick, NY

excellent presentation

Julie C.
Palm Beach Gardens, FL

As a parent of a special needs child, I found this helpful. Thank you!

Daniel H.
Valley Stream, NY

Enjoyed the CLE in this topic.

Angela A.
New York, NY

Informative presentation.

Danielle S.

Excellent seminar. Very organized and informative. There is a lot of good information in this course, and Professor Noe presents it in an interesting and cohesive way.

JoAnn S.
Floral Park, NY

This was an amazingly informative program. Thank you.

Robert Z C.

Good substance. Didn't know much about this area before listening.

Mary Anne M.
mechanicsville, VA

happy to have educational law as a hot topic

Richard F.
Greenville, VA

Narrow focus on a specific area of law new to me., but I was able to discern the big picture need to expand my knowledge base.

Kelly H.
Richmond, VA


Cathy B.
Seattle, WA

Very thorough

Charles S.
Arlington, VA

Well presented!

Donna B.
New York, NY

This was a wonderful speaker about a very dense subject. I think as an overview, this was a great lecture.

Yuet W.
Astoria, NY

Interesting topic. Did not know about IEPs

Chukwuka O.
Houston, TX

Great Instructor!

Laura Dierberg A.
St. Louis, MO

Including the Jeopardy-style questions in the presentations was a great way to keep the audience alert. Great presenter.

Gina F.
Oakton, VA

I'd like to see more programming on IEPs, FAPE, and IDEA.

Wayne G.
Norfolk, VA

very narrow specific focus

Clarence S.
Bozeman, MT

excellent program

Joan C.
Hamilton, VA


Brian D.
Chesapeake, VA

That was interesting